Reefer OCEAN JIN collided with tanker SMOOTH SEA off Bangkok
Reefer OCEAN JIN collided with tanker SMOOTH SEA at around 2030 LT Mar 13 some 3 nm off Bangkok. Both vessels suffered hull damages, extent unknown, but no spill reported. SMOOTH SEA AIS is off since last year fall (nothing unusual for coastal traders in the region), OCEAN JIN was taken back to Bangkok, and docked there. At 1500 UTC Mar 15 vessel was still docked in Bangkok.
Product tanker SMOOTH SEA, IMO 8601630, dwt 4974, built 1986, flag Thailand, manager SMOOTH SEA CO LTD, Bangkok.